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Reference Phono 3SE

Reference Phono 3SE Phono Preamplifier

Audio Research, the respected high-performance audio manufacturer has introduced its Reference Phono 3SE phono preamplifier. The Minn.-based company explains that since the launch of its Reference (REF) 6SE Line-Stage Preamplifier, the expansion of its 50th anniversary product continues through a special update of its Ref Phono 3 Preamplifier. Audio Research states the $17,000 Reference Phono […]

Robert Archer · March 11, 2020

Andover Audio Spinbase

Spinbase

Andover Audio is a new consumer audio company and its Spinbase is designed to serve users that need a stable surface for their turntables, and who have limited space for loudspeakers. Andover Audio says the Spinbase is engineered to produce a 270-degree sound field, and through the use of its Isogroove technologies, the all-in-one turntable […]

Robert Archer · March 06, 2020

How to Get Better Sound in Smaller Spaces

Carefully selected products and loudspeaker locations can help integrators maximize the performance of home audio systems in condos and apartments.

Robert Archer · February 04, 2020

$5,495 Cary Audio Phono Preamplifier Boosts Vinyl Performance

Cary Audio combines two trending categories—high-end audio processing and vinyl—into one device.

Lisa Montgomery · May 30, 2019

Experts Offer 5 Tips to Improve Your Audio Demos

Harman’s ‘Art of Listening’ panel offers 5 high-performance audio demo tips, including pre-demo discussion, playing digital audio vs. analog, and playing songs with wide dynamic range.

Jason Knott · May 22, 2019

Yamaha VINYL 500 Turntable Bridges Traditional Functionality With CI-Friendly Smart Home Convenience

Integrators can utilize the Yamaha VINYL 500 Turntable as a traditional analog audio source or as a digital wireless whole-house audio MusicCast-enabled device.

Robert Archer · May 10, 2019

Budget-Friendly Pro-Ject T1 Turntable Includes Bluetooth Streaming

Pro-Ject’s new $310 to $370 T1 BT turntable includes wireless Bluetooth streaming, a built-in phono stage, and a custom made tonearm.

Robert Archer · April 23, 2019

Boulder Phono Preamplifier Features Selectable EQ Curves

The newly announced Boulder 2108 phono preamplifier is a dual-chassis design that features the company’s proprietary 995 gain stage.

Robert Archer · February 26, 2019

Nielsen Data Shows Vinyl Sales Up 14.6% in 2018 Despite Streaming’s Dominance

Continuing its impressive revival, vinyl record sales have grown for the 13th straight year in the U.S., according to a report from Statista using data from Nielsen.

Robert Archer · January 17, 2019

$399 MOON Phono Preamplifier Designed to Improve Vinyl Performance

Updating its 110LP phono preamp, the new MOON by Simaudio 110LP v2 phono preamplifier is ‘handcrafted in Canada’ and is designed to provide new levels of detail to vinyl recordings.

Robert Archer · December 14, 2018